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ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Mar 2016­ by Stephen Haselden

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada Beta Testing Begins

For any heretics out there who are unaware of the glorious upcoming space RTS Battlefleet Armada: Gothic, let me enlighten you! Gothic is the much anticipated W40K game of space combat, there have been many great (and some not so great) W40K games over the years but this is the first one centered around battles…
ARTICLES 10 Mar 2016­ by Stephen Haselden

An Unlikely Inspiration

Wargaming are a big company who’ve made a lot of money on their freemium third person simulations so it came as a real shock when they took on an utterly alien project to their usual games and bought the rights to Master of Orion. Wargaming then declared that they would remake the classic in modern…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Mar 2016­ by Sawyer Scherbenske

Alex, Street Fighter V’s First DLC Character

Alex, the brash main character of Street Fighter III and one of the most fan requested characters in Street Fighter history, is coming back to Street Fighter V as a close and mid-range grappler to clothesline and powerbomb his opponents. V-Skill: Overhaul - after a bit of stretching, Alex is ready to unleash his full…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Mar 2016­ by Kyle Johnson

A Look at Battlefront’s Free Updates

Following the release of Star Wars Battlefront last November, DICE has been hard at work updating the game with an array of free content. This includes new maps, co-operative missions, game modes, customization options, and more. For a full look at what DICE have added to Battlefront for all players, a tracking website has been…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Mar 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

Trackmania Turbo Multiplayer Trailer

Ubisoft released a multiplayer trailer for its insane racing game Trackmania Turbo. The trailer shows off modes that can be mostly enjoyed in a social gathering with friends where it’s aimed at having more fun than tense competition. This is what Trackmania series is best known for – fun. Crazy fun with lots of other…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Mar 2016­ by Lee Braden

First Major XCOM 2 Patch Live

After some performance issues and minor niggles, Firaxis have released the first patch for XCOM 2. The update fixes a lot of the minor things that reduced gameplay experience, as well as adds a Zip mode. This new more replaced the leading mod “Stop wasting my time” which acted the same way but with a…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Mar 2016­ by Lee Braden

The Turing Test Announced

Bulkhead Interactive, who previously released Pneuma: Breath of Life and Battalion 1944, have announced a new title called The Turing Test. A game set on Europa, and the premise sounds as interesting as Portal. You play as Ava Turing, an engineer from the International Space Agency on mankind's manned mission to Europa to explore the…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Mar 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

Man O’ War: Corsair Coming to Early Access

Those of you who thoroughly enjoyed AC: Black Flags’s naval battles and are nuts about Warhammer universe, rejoice. Man O’ War: Corsair is going to hit Steam’s Early Access in a little over a month – April 15th. The game promises a lot, a huge world, trading system, magic, customizable ships and characters, day/night cycle…
REVIEWS 10 Mar 2016­ by Kyle Johnson

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege

Born out of the ashes of Rainbow Six: Patriots, Rainbow Six: Siege is the first entry in the series since 2008’s Vegas 2, and the first entry in the series to feature no single player campaign. Featuring intense team-based combat, has Ubisoft Montreal managed to resurrect Rainbow Six in an explosive action, or does it…
ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Mar 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

Another Closed DOOM Beta Incoming

id Software is posed to return to the roots of good old deathmatch and they are running another DOOM closed beta from March 31st till April 3rd. This is not the first round and from what I experienced the game is pretty solid. Contrary to what other major publishers do this felt like a real…
ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Mar 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

XCOM 2 Anarchy’s Children Announced

2K just announced the first downloadable content for XCOM 2. Dubbed Anarchy’s Children the DLC pack is no more than a glorified skin pack to customize your soldiers before you send them to die. The pack will be out next week as a pack of Reinforcement Pack, aka Season Pass, or to purchase separately. There…
ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Mar 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

Hitman 360-Degree Trailer

The Hitman marketing team has been extremely busy today. In the morning they sent out the video of “popular YouTubers” playing a pretend Hitman game and now they released a 4K 360 degree video of the upcoming Paris level. Square did a similar thing with Just Cause 3 where they released some high resolution clips…
ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Mar 2016­ by Stephen Haselden

StarDrive 2 Upgrades to Turn Based in the New DLC

StarDrive 2, the 4X that pits Space Bears against Cthulhu worshipping Squids, has just had a new piece of DLC released: Sector Zero. It enables players to embark on their voyage of empire building using turn based mechanics instead of real time simultaneous simulation. Along with tb strategy, Sector Zero adds a number of other…
ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Mar 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

TW: Warhammer Release Date and System Requirements

SEGA finally released two juicy bits of information for Creative Assemblies latest entry in the Total War series, Total War: Warhammer – the release date and the system requirements. The requirements for the game, even recommended for 60+ FPS gameplay experience, seem to be quite reasonable but last few TW entries were plagued with issues…